Tag Archives: Virginia Wine

Let’s Visit a Winery. No, a Distillery. Let’s Do Both!

Although Northern Virginia and the Charlottesville area are best known for wineries, Southwest Virginia has a few, too.  While staying in Abingdon, we decided to head a little north to the Rural Retreat area and visit Davis Valley. It’s not … Continue reading

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Wineries are Brewing in Virginia

  Thomas Jefferson attempted to grow grapes in Virginia in the early 1800s, but was not successful. Thankfully for wine lovers like us, modern day wine making has really taken off in Virginia and today the state ranks fifth in the … Continue reading

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Launching Virginia Rediscovered: Six Reasons Virginia is Cool

So what do two baby boomers do when they retire? Well, for us, it’s time to rediscover Virginia, a state we have called home as a couple for 35 years, a place where we have raised our children who are … Continue reading

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